The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 64 82 73
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 32 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.22% 1.26% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.55% 6.22% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 3
Average salary £34,500 £42,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.82% +88.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wireless
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
220 225 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.13% 20.25% 21.22%
Number of salaries quoted 185 197 149
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wireless across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Wireless
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wireless across the Kent region.

Wireless Salary Trend in Kent

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Kent region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Kent

Wireless
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Kent region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford -3 10 £37,500 -11.76%
Westerham - 9 £24,750 -
Maidstone - 6 £42,500 - 1
Wireless
South East

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Wireless also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless.

1 43 (67.19%) Windows
2 42 (65.63%) Firewall
3 36 (56.25%) MS Exchange
4 34 (53.13%) Active Directory
5 33 (51.56%) WAN
6 32 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (42.19%) ITIL
8 25 (39.06%) Windows 7
9 21 (32.81%) LAN
9 21 (32.81%) Cisco
10 17 (26.56%) Citrix
11 16 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
12 15 (23.44%) Riverbed
13 13 (20.31%) VMware
13 13 (20.31%) SAN
14 12 (18.75%) VoIP
14 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
14 12 (18.75%) MS Excel
14 12 (18.75%) Finance
14 12 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
15 10 (15.63%) F5
15 10 (15.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 10 (15.63%) XenApp
15 10 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (15.63%) HP
15 10 (15.63%) CCNP
16 9 (14.06%) MS Office
16 9 (14.06%) SharePoint
16 9 (14.06%) VLAN
16 9 (14.06%) FastStats

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Wireless also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (56.25%) MS Exchange
2 12 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (14.06%) SharePoint
4 8 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (4.69%) IIS
6 2 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.56%) Lync
7 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 9 (14.06%) FastStats
2 9 (14.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Office 365
2 1 (1.56%) IaaS
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 42 (65.63%) Firewall
2 33 (51.56%) WAN
3 21 (32.81%) LAN
4 13 (20.31%) SAN
5 12 (18.75%) VoIP
6 10 (15.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 9 (14.06%) VLAN
8 6 (9.38%) DHCP
8 6 (9.38%) VPN
9 5 (7.81%) DNS
9 5 (7.81%) PBX
9 5 (7.81%) NetScaler
9 5 (7.81%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (4.69%) ADSL
10 3 (4.69%) Broadband
10 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
11 2 (3.13%) iSCSI
12 1 (1.56%) NAS
12 1 (1.56%) Wireless Security
12 1 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 12 (18.75%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Electronics
3 4 (6.25%) Advertising
4 3 (4.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (34.38%) IT Support
2 17 (26.56%) IT Support Analyst
2 17 (26.56%) Analyst
2 17 (26.56%) Support Analyst
3 15 (23.44%) Network Engineer
4 13 (20.31%) Support Engineer
5 10 (15.63%) Senior Network Engineer
6 8 (12.50%) Administrator
7 5 (7.81%) Design Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Electronics Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) FPGA Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Help Desk Support
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Support Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Senior IT Support
9 3 (4.69%) Help Desk Support Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Junior Support Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Senior IT Support Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) VHDL
1 5 (7.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.56%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 43 (67.19%) Windows
2 32 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (39.06%) Windows 7
4 5 (7.81%) Windows 8
5 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.13%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.19%) ITIL
2 8 (12.50%) ETL
2 8 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 5 (7.81%) Load Balancing
3 5 (7.81%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 3 (4.69%) Logistics
6 2 (3.13%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.13%) Network Design
6 2 (3.13%) Change Management
7 1 (1.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.56%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.56%) Project Management
7 1 (1.56%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.38%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.81%) Assembly Language
2 5 (7.81%) C
3 3 (4.69%) SQL
3 3 (4.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (15.63%) CCNP
3 8 (12.50%) Degree
4 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (9.38%) CCNA
5 6 (9.38%) MCSE
6 5 (7.81%) MCP
6 5 (7.81%) HNC
6 5 (7.81%) HND
6 5 (7.81%) A+ Certification
6 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared
6 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
6 5 (7.81%) MCITP
7 3 (4.69%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.56%) MCSA
8 1 (1.56%) CCA
8 1 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (53.13%) Active Directory
2 10 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (15.63%) XenApp
3 3 (4.69%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.13%) ISA Server
4 2 (3.13%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.56%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.56%) vSphere
5 1 (1.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 8 (12.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (32.81%) Cisco
2 17 (26.56%) Citrix
3 15 (23.44%) Riverbed
4 13 (20.31%) VMware
5 10 (15.63%) F5
5 10 (15.63%) HP
6 9 (14.06%) Neolane
7 8 (12.50%) ProCurve
7 8 (12.50%) Veeam
7 8 (12.50%) CheckPoint
8 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
9 5 (7.81%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (7.81%) Juniper
9 5 (7.81%) Atmel
9 5 (7.81%) ExactTarget
10 3 (4.69%) Dell
11 1 (1.56%) Apple
11 1 (1.56%) Sophos
11 1 (1.56%) Meru Networks
11 1 (1.56%) SolarWinds
Rochester, Kent
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Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago